{MEOKO HOTWAX Tools & Tips} JANUARY 2019

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These bits do the business, all out in the past fortnight unless stated otherwise:


Zocco (double 12")

My Own Jupiter - MOJ 10 

My Own Jupiter is a multimedia invitation onto the planet Edurne and Nicolas Lutz have created for themselves. For the 10th release the Uruguayan artist Michelle drops a killer album with 8 floor bombs that will keep you dancing till eternity. Zocco!

Audio: httpss://www.juno.co.uk/products/michelle-zocco/714822-01/




Overcome/Lady Science (NYC Sunrise) (12" repress)

Trelik - TR 11:11

REPRESS ALERT: Trelik returns with a repackaged edition of one of the catalogue's most treasured releases. Written and produced by Thomas Melchior and Baby Ford aka Soul Capsule, these tracks came from one of the many sessions recorded at the West London Ifach Studio in 1999.

Audio: httpss://www.juno.co.uk/products/soul-capsule-overcome-lady-science-nyc-sunrise/471578-01/



Giammarco Orsini

Regression Progression EP (12")

Partisan - PTN012

Matching classic motifs with a bold, crisp production style that sits comfortably in the ever-expanding Partisan catalogue, Giammarco Orsini once again proves himself to be a vital rising talent in the European House and Techno scene.

Audio: httpss://www.juno.co.uk/products/giammarco-orsini-regression-progression-ep/716204-01/


Like This Girl (12")

Perlon - PERL120

Next on Perlon is an EP from International Anything, the collaborative project of label head Markus Nikolai and Ole Schulte. Debuting on the infamous Superlongevity compilation in 2017, this 12" is the first solo release of the duo.

Audio: httpss://www.juno.co.uk/products/international-anything-like-this-girl/714979-01/




Shamania (double 12")

Sleep Is Commercial - SLCLTD008

Wareika's double-EP “Shamania” features two collaborative remixes from Ricardo Villalobos and Thomas Melchior, Wareika’s original and a remix from Dunkle Dummies. Due out on Sleep Is Commercial. Nothing more to add!

Audio: httpss://www.juno.co.uk/products/wareika-shamania/709212-01/


 Various Artists


Slices of life | SOL10.2

Slices Of Life celebrates the 10th release with a two-part vinyl compilation: SOL10.1 and SOL10.2! Label owner Barbara Preisinger gathered seven unreleased tracks on two seperate 12 inches, by previous Slices Of Life artists as well as producers who relate to the label through friendship, events and personal support.
Audio: httpss://www.juno.co.uk/products/cab-drivers-slices-of-life-10-2/707119-01/



Lost'n'Rex EP (double 12")

Time Passages - TP 10

Binh releases a double pack via his own Time Passages. For the labels 10th release Binh carries his own tracks and some collaborative work with Evan Baggs, Sven Röhrig and Dj Masda.

Audio: httpss://www.juno.co.uk/products/binh-lostnrex-ep/709208-01/



A Walk In A Field (12")

Serialism - SER047

The Cobblestone Jazz man shows off some of his vintage colours courtesy of a release which comes at us here from Cesare vs Disorder’s Serialism imprint. The music of The Mole is engaging, captivating and mind-blowing at the same time.

Audio: httpss://www.juno.co.uk/products/the-mole-a-walk-in-a-field/712519-01/



Lyra (180 gram vinyl double 12")

Meander - MEANDER 025 

Lyra is DeWalta’s fourth large project and third full-length album following Wander in 2012 (on Haunt), llumination in 2014 (on Meander) and Dark Matter in 2017 (on Amphia). The album consists of two individually available parts and is by far DeWalta's most extensive and refined project to date.

Audio: httpss://www.juno.co.uk/products/dewalta-lyra/710330-01/


Gravity EP (12")

Inkal - INKAL 005

Ben Rau has been steadily developing his unique twist on modern house music over the past few years via his Inkal and Meta imprints. Here we see Ben return to Inkal with a new two-tracker which shifts focus in a dynamically unfolding fashion.

Audio: httpss://www.juno.co.uk/products/ben-rau-gravity-ep/714130-01/



Semantics (double 12")

Nervmusic - NM 023EP

Semantics is Rhadoo’s first EP since 2015's Zanzibar on Amphia. Spanning four tracks spread across two discs, Semantics will come out through Berlin-based label Nervmusic. A founding member of the [a:rpia:r] label and collective, Rhadoo is one of Romania's key artists, having helped shape the country's distinctive minimal sound.

Audio: httpss://www.juno.co.uk/products/rhadoo-semantics/711569-01/



Fairground / Kitten

Cabinet Records - CAB55LTD

Cabinet sees the return of Brawther on the driver's seat. Pulling out two razor sharp bouncing party jams, “Fairground” and “Kitten” will sort any dancefloor out! Worth mentioning that this is Cabinet’s first pressing with a limited number of 333 labels.

Audio: httpss://www.decks.de/track/brawther-fairground-kitten/cdj-5g


Hokenkok EP

Polyson - POLYSON001

Minibar’s boss Cabanne (also heavily associated with Perlon) is launching his vinyl-only Polyson label with a new EP from Varhat, Hokenkok. On this EP Varhat delivers two originals with Cabanne on remix duties.

Audio: httpss://www.decks.de/track/varhat-hokenkok_ep/cdv-lx

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Water Tower

Salty Nuts - SN008 

Fabe kicks off 2019 by dropping his debut full length on his own Salty Nuts label. Here he shows a wide spectrum of minimal house and techno style across eight tracks that feature Fabe's typical, loopy signature groove.

Audio: httpss://www.juno.co.uk/products/fabe-water-tower/713134-01/




Mursakino (12")

YYK No Label

Hand-stamped unlabeled record from Japan expected out early February. This 12” features 3 tracks; Budōnoki, Budō and Wain and it sounds dope.

Audio: httpss://www.phonicarecords.com/product/view/157571



From our fav MEOKO selector DENNY KEM